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Researchers analyzed information on tumor size for US women aged 40 and up who were diagnosed with breast cancer between 1975 and 2012.
While total death rates dropped during the five-year period, the decline was greater for white women at 1.9 per cent per year compared with 1.5 per cent per year for black women, the study found. No woman wants that call.
Each group differs slightly, Wender said, but all recommend that women begin mammography screening at some point between the ages of 40 and 50. About 1 in 8 women (12 percent) in the US will develop breast cancer during their lifetime.
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Lots of progress has been made over years in prevention, early diagnosis, treatments and support services.
The researchers estimated that screening caught an additional 162 small breast tumors for every 100,000 women, versus the pre-screening era.
CDC's Bring Your Brave campaign provides information about breast cancer to women younger than age 45 by sharing real stories about young women whose lives have been affected by breast cancer. "One pathway being a curative treatment, being surgery, that removes the entire breast or a mastectomy, the alternative treatment, which we call breast conserving therapy is where you have a lesser surgery", Galloway said.
Women used to not have yearly mammograms or check for abnormal lumps in their breasts.